Canada celebrates 145th birthday

Canada celebrates 145th birthday

Ottawa : Canada | Jul 01, 2012 at 9:08 AM PDT
Source: United Press International
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Most of Canada had good weather Sunday as the country celebrated its 145th birthday with outdoor parties, music, barbecues and fireworks. Tens of thousands of people fled cities to cottage, camping and resort areas Friday and Saturday in advance of the long weekend. FULL ARTICLE AT United Press International
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